Shy Ant is writing home

Learning goals: Practicing pen grip, following a line, hand – eye coordination, using imagination

When arriving at a new place, Shy Ant sends a message back home. What message would you send home? Download the pdf, trace the lines of the ant writing and then draw or write your message on a paper!

Toddler Adaptation

Toddlers are great at creating secret messages. Give your toddler a big piece of paper and crayons or printed picture of the ants walking in line. Let your child to explore drawing with the crayons. Once finished ask your child to tell what they produced. Write down the comments, even if they are not coherent or rational. Save some of these messages for you to read together in the future.+ video (toddlers drawing and adult writing description of it)